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Missouri / Police Shooting / Weaponry #1070934

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 24, 2014
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Ferguson: Ron Allen) The debate over the evolving nature of police forces in the wake of the police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, examined; scenes shown of protests in Ferguson, including earlier ones in which high-tech vehicles and weapons were used. [President OBAMA - says there is a difference between military and law enforcement.] [Senator Claire McCASKILL - says the show of force has become a problem.] [Former agent Jim CAVANAUGH†- says police need the equipment but....] [Local Ferguson leader state senator Maria CHAPPELLE-NADAL†- calls for defining use of proper procedures.]

Holt, Lester;
Allen, Ron

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